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Vessel #23

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Tall, pear-shaped vase with short foot, stubby rough handles, and three pierced holes through wide lip; surface varies from smooth to pebbly and rough; salt-glaze varies from olive-green, brown, and smoky gray.

Signed

Signed on bottom with glaze: "REITZ / 93" Also tape on bottom reading: "DR #23"

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1993, from the Mendelson Gallery, Inc., Port Washington, Connecticut.

Credit Line

Gift of Sidney Swidler and Mr. and Mrs. James Lawrence, Jr.

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1993

Object Place

Clarkdale, Arizona, United States

Dimensions

63.5 x 31.75 x 31.75 cm (25 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1993.654

Medium or Technique

Salt-glazed stoneware with glaze and oxide accents

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware